770-482-4361
1704 South Stone Mountain Lithonia Road, Lithonia, GA 30058
 

Our School

Before and After School

(5yrs. - 12yrs.)

We provide a safe, enriching environment,for today's busy parents,where your child can spend time before and after school.we provide transportation to and from local area schools.We also provide nutritious snacks for our after school children.

All of our before and after school programs extend the learning that takes place during the school day.additionally,the programs offer a variety of activities that promote life skills such as teamwork, program-solving,creativity, leadership, sportsmanship and community service.

A Note From The Director Colette Williams

We believe parents are the most signidicant adults in a child's life.We strive to create mutual respect between parents and teachers.a partnership for the benefit of the child.We encourage daily communication between parents and center staff.Our doors are open to parents at all times.

St.Paul AME Christian School is an organization that values people:the children in our care,their parents and our employees.We continually work to earn the trust placed in us.We strive each day to be the best school that we can be!

The prestigious St.Paul AME Christian School offers a wide variety of educational opportunities to accommodate a broad range of children,Our program encourages academic and artist enrichment and just plain fun. Parents feel secure aboutsending their children to our program.

Our Program Goals

A successful experience can foster a new spirit of self-confidence,a new sense of direction,and a more positive attitude toward school and the entire learning process.we allow children to explore new interests and creative ventures in a nuturing and fun environment. Our curriculum is designed to encourage maximum progress in academic, personal, and social development. Prayer is very important to us.We start our schedule each morning with Thaksgiving for the gift of life.

Our Teachers

Our staff includes experienced teachers.Class sizes are small enough to ensure individual attention. Our skilled, enthusiastic teachers and personalized attention create a supportive environment for our students, most of whom can't wait for the next day to begin! Our teachers recognize thatchildren have different backgrounds and experiences and that they do not learn the same things at the same time nor in the same way.

Infants and Toddlers

(6 weeks - 24 mos.)

Our infant/toddler program is designed to ensure the best possible care for every child, Low ratios, loving teachers, and infant furnishings are provided, making the classroom a great environment for these young children.

Additionally,Our dedicated teachers develop learning plans for each chils, focusing on basic motor and early social skill development, We sing songs and utilize fun educational tools to encourage interaction with other children, Our goal is to increase motor, social and listening skills as well as progressive indepensence.

The toddler program offers a fun and safe place for these young explores! Our teachers focus on providing many learning opportunities for all our children. They develop daily lesson plans that support each child's individul development.Toddlers are busy learning new words and improving their language skills.

Sunday Worship Service

Sundays - 10:00 am

Sunday Church School

Sundays - 09:00 am

Two Year and Three Year Old Room

Our two-yearold program utilizes lessons taught with a Christian perspective, the A-BEKA Curriculum, along with other independent materials, Our teachers focus on developing language, listening and speaking skills. Our students's study:

  • Math - numbers, shapes, sizes and sequences.
  • Social Studies - community living, respect for one another and authority, and independence.
  • Science - animals, plants, bugs and scientific experiments.
  • Creative Arts - drawing, coloring and creating own pictures/design.
  • Music/Rhythm - variety of experience in sound, instuments and songs.
  • Physical Education - health/safety, recreational play, balance coordination and fine muscle development.

Four Year Old Room

The A-BEKA Curriculum is what your child will work with in this class. We begin each week with a developmental goal, and each day with a Bible varse, the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag and a song. This sets the tone for the class and helps the children to focus.

Our teachers offer introductory programs for reading math and science.We focus on:

  • Phonics lessons with letter recognition by sight and sound
  • Writing skills and recognition of written words.
  • Math Concepts through counting flashcards and math readiness skills
  • Critical thinking through sequencing.memorization and estimating.
  • Self expression through arts and crafts, music and games

After leaving this program, your child will be able to use the art of expression by conversation and have a very broad vocubulary.